Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Fact of the Day: Otto's City

North Dakota's capital Bismark is named in the honor of the 1st Chancellor of Germany, Otto Von Bismark.  

10 comments:

DWei said...

That guy was pretty badass if I recall.

Kiran Palwasha said...

nice, informative blog. have a good day.

Aunt Mary said...

o.k my g.k is improving day by day

Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

He looks so serious in his photo!

Pat Hatt said...

He sure looks like he takes no crap from anyone

betty said...

I wonder if that is because there were a lot of German settlers in the area?

betty

MEcoy said...

honestly, i dont know the man and the place

Adam said...

they were hoping to draw in German immigrants

Christine said...

interesting!

Al Penwasser said...

So THAT'S why all those French Canadians across the border were always nervous.